|Afterlife Debate w Christopher Hitchens, Sam Harris, Rabbi David Wolpe and Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson|
Feb 15, 2011, Los Angeles, CA. Christopher Hitchens and Sam Harris debated Rabbi David Wolpe and Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson in a panel discussion. The topic: "Is there an afterlife?" Moderated by Rob Eshman.
Keywords: 2011; Christopher Hitchens; Sam Harris; David Wolpe; Bradley Shavit Artson; afterlife; debate; religion
|Would the world be better off without religion? - sgl|
In the words of seventeenth-century mathematician, philosopher, physicist and Catholic, Blaise Pascal, “Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction.” Does religion breed intolerance, violence, and the promotion of medieval ideas? Or should we concede that overall, it has been a source for good, giving followers purpose, while encouraging morality and ethical behavior?For the motion: Matthew Chapman who is an author, filmmaker and co-founder...
Keywords: Great Speeches And Interviews; Richard Nixon; Edward Murrow; Matthew Chapman; A.C. Grayling; Dinesh D'Souza; Rabbi David Wolpe; religion; intolerance; violence; medieval ideas; good; morality; ethical behavior